Boxing on the big screen
Regal Cinemas Nitro and Cinemark Huntington Mall will host a live big screen presentation of the Las Vegas bout between undefeated boxers Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez at 9 p.m. Saturday. The event also features Danny "Swift" Garcia vs. Lucas "The Machine" Matthysee
Tickets are $25 at Nitro and $17 for adults, $16 for students/seniors and $15 for children at Huntington Mall. Call 304-769-0405 or visit www.regmovies.com for Nitro. Call 304-733-3984 or visit www.cinemark.com for Huntington Mall.
Civic Chorus open house
The Charleston Civic Chorus invites new singers to its rehearsal at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Charleston Baptist Temple, 209 Morris St. It's one of the first rehearsals of the group's 62nd season, which will include compositions by Bach, Daniel Pinkham and Carl Mueller.
For more information, contact director Truman Dalton at 304-744-5078 or chorus president Jim Merrill at 304-545-7319.
The fall season of the Kanawha Forum begins Wednesday at Kanawha United Presbyterian Church, 1009 Virginia St. E. The free concerts run 12:05 to 12:30 p.m. and are followed by a luncheon, which requires a $10 advance registration.
Wednesday's concert features Bernard DiGregorio on viola and Ron Neal on piano. The luncheon menu is chilled cucumber soup, marinated cauliflower, olive and caper salad, lemon pecan muffins and mocha mouse puffs.
Call 304-342-6558 or visit www.kanawhachurch.org.
Live cooking show
A live cooking show featuring celebrity chef Jon Ashton comes to the Charleston Civic Center Little Theater from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 21. In an Aug. 27 interview with the Gazette's Judy Hamilton, Ashton said he'll be making five or six recipes during the event, using help from the audience.Seating is limited. VIP tickets are $45, general admission is $15 and group discounts for 10 or more are available. Purchase them at the Civic Center box office or through Ticketmaster.